Honda CR-V Recommended Oil
It is recommended to use 0w-20, 5w-20 or 5w-30 synthetic engine oil for Honda CR-V cars, depending on the year of manufacture, mileage and condition of the Honda CR-V engine. In Japanese cars, such as the Honda CR-V, an engine oil with ILSAC GF-5 or GF-6 specifications must be used. 0w-16 oil is also recommended for new Honda CR-V models.
Honda CR-V Engine Oil Viscosity
|Honda CR-V mileage||Oil viscosity||Oil Type||Oil Change Frequency|
|New Honda CR-V||0w-16||Synthetic oil||Every 7,000 to 10,000 miles|
|New Honda CR-V||0w-20||Synthetic oil||Every 7,000 to 10,000 miles|
|Up to 70,000 miles||5w-20||Synthetic oil||Every 7,000 to 10,000 miles|
|Up to 100,000 miles||5w-30||Synthetic oil||Every 7,000 to 10,000 miles|
|Over 100,000 miles||5w-40||Semi synthetic oil||Every 5,000 to 7,500 miles|
|Over 150,000 miles||10w-40||Semi synthetic oil||Every 5,000 to 7,500 miles|
Best synthetic engine oil for Honda CR-V
Liqui Moly Special Tec AA 0W-20
Approvals and Specifications:
- API SP
- ILSAC GF-6A
- Chrysler MS-6395;GM 6094M
- Ford WSS-M2C 947-A
- Ford WSS-M2C 947-B1
- Ford WSS-M2C 962-A1
- GM dexos1 Gen2
Honda CR-V Engine Oil
The Honda CR-V is a fairly popular car in the UK. We’ve created this guide to help you choose a quality engine oil for your Honda CR-V.
Honda CR-V 0w-20 Oil
For new Honda CR-V vehicles, and for vehicles with low mileage, a 0w-20 engine oil is recommended.
Honda CR-V 5w-20 Oil
For Honda CR-V vehicles with up to 70,000 miles, it is recommended to use 5w-20 engine oil.
Honda CR-V 5w-30 Oil
For Honda CR-V vehicles with up to 100,000 miles, it is recommended to use 5w-30 engine oil.
Honda CR-V 5w-40 Oil
For Honda CR-V vehicles with over 100,000 miles, it is recommended to use 5w-40 engine oil.
Honda CR-V 10w-40 Oil
For Honda CR-V vehicles with over 150,000 miles, 10w-40 engine oil is recommended.
Honda CR-V oil change interval
- The engine oil in your Honda CR-V should be changed every 7,000 to 10,000 miles if you use synthetic oil.
- If your Honda CR-V uses semi-synthetic oil, change it every 5,000 to 7,000 miles.
If you take short trips in your Honda CR-V, it is recommended that you change the engine oil every 3,000 to 5,000 miles.
Honda CR-V Engine Oil Capacity
The autooil website is designed and maintained by a team of experts to enable you to choose the best engine oil for your Honda CR-V.
What oil should I choose for my Honda CR-V?
For the new Honda CR-V, we recommend using synthetic oils from the best oil manufacturers. For higher-mileage Honda CR-Vs, we recommend using synthetic-based oils from well-known brands.
The most popular oil manufacturers for the Honda CR-V:
- Liqui Moly
- Mobil 1
Finding quality engine oil for your Honda CR-V has never been easier!